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Kerry, Dunnes in trademark row over Cheestrings

1 Dec 2014

A trademark row between Ireland's Kerry Group and local retailer Dunnes Stores has broken out over Kerry's Cheestrings product.

UK: FSA says traceability working in horse meat scare

11 Feb 2013

The UK's Food Standards Agency has insisted the traceability systems in place to track ingredients down the supply chain are proving robust as it works to uncover how undeclared horse meat made its way onto frozen beef products.

Best bits: Horse meat saga continues, confectioners hit sweet spot

21 Jan 2013

Retailers in the UK and Ireland faced some difficult questions last week, when it emerged that horse and pig DNA had been discovered in beefburgers and "beef" ready meals.

Quote, unquote: Horse meat scandal rocks Ireland, UK

16 Jan 2013

The discovery of horse meat in beefburgers sold by Tesco, Aldi, Lidl, Iceland and Dunnes Stores in the UK and Ireland has sent shock waves through the industry. While the retailers have been quick to pull affected products and launch investigations into how the horse meat made its way into the supply chain, it seems likely that the issue has the potential to undermine public confidence in prepared meat products.

UK/IRELAND: Tesco pulls burgers after horse meat traces found

16 Jan 2013

Tesco has recalled some ranges of burgers in Ireland and the UK after food safety officials reported finding traces of horse meat in samples on sale in its stores, as well as in other retailers' outlets.

IRELAND: Dunnes faces "winding-up" over debt non-payment

27 Nov 2012

Irish retailer Dunnes Stores is reportedly facing a possible winding up of the company over its alleged failure to honour a EUR21.6m (US$27.9m) bill for building works at a shopping centre.

IRELAND: SuperValu outgrows market for first time since March

12 Dec 2011

Irish retailer SuperValu has grown faster than the country's grocery market for the first time since March, according to the latest data from Kantar Worldpanel.

IRELAND: Dunnes Stores gains share - Kantar

6 Jun 2011

Dunnes Stores has gained share of Ireland's grocery market for the first time in almost two years, according to the latest data from Kantar Worldpanel.

IRELAND: Consumers buy fewer groceries as shoppers feel pinch

11 Apr 2011

Irish consumers are buying fewer groceries in a response to food price inflation, according to the latest Kantar Worldpanel numbers.

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